Do you have a passion for the football industry?


An excellent opportunity to join a football club with great ambition in a newly built state-of-the-art stadium.

Role Summary:

Reporting to the Fist Team Manager of AFC Fylde, the Senior Physiotherapist is responsible for the management and delivery of a comprehensive physiotherapy and rehabilitation service to the professional footballers at the club.

Main duties (but not limited to): –

  • To accurately diagnose and provide a prognosis to injured players.
  • To implement and deliver a comprehensive player treatment and rehabilitation programme. 
  • To provide physiotherapy cover at all First Team home/away games and training sessions.
  • To organise and run the club’s medical treatment room and equipment.
  • Supervise and support the Academy Physiotherapist where required.
  • Work with the Fitness Coach to introduce and implement injury prevention and performance enhancement programmes as required.
  • To attend any necessary, specialist appointments and investigations with players as required.
  • Submit daily FA Anti-Doping schedules to The Football Association Anti-Doping Department.
  • To be responsible for the organisation and completion of all necessary paperwork including medical notes for the professional footballers.
  • Arrange and book scans and other treatment as required through the club’s medical insurance.


About You:

  • A BSc / MSc in Physiotherapy 
  • HCPC registered
  • Previous experience within a sports or football environment
  • Experience working with the UK Anti-Doping Department would be highly advantageous 
  • Advanced Pitch Side Trauma Certificate (desirable) 
  • Up to date with latest industry practises 


Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience


How to apply: